The much talked about and keenly anticipated release Tiger 3 finally hit screens on Sunday. Capitalizing on the festive occasion of Diwali the film which was expected to open with a bang saw a firecracker start. In fact, with an immense rate of advance bookings and a wide release, the Salman Khan – Katrina Kaif starrer set off on a thunderous note. Following this, the positive feedback from the critics and audience alike greatly bolstered the business prospects of Tiger 3. Now on its second day running, Tiger 3 has seen a further Rs. 58 cr. coming in, after drawing in Rs 43 cr. on its opening day. With this the total collections of the film have managed to blow past the Rs. 100 cr. mark within 48 hours of its release.
Interestingly, with the business of Tiger 3 entering the coveted Rs. 100 cr. club within 2 days of its release, Salman Khan now has 17 releases that have made it past the Rs. 100 cr. mark. if that was not enough, Salman now stands as the actor with the most number of releases that have made it past the Rs. 100 cr. mark. In fact, Salman Khan has managed to surpass other actors like Akshay Kumar who has 16 releases, Ajay Devgn with 13 releases, Shah Rukh Khan with 9 releases, and others.
Currently, with Tiger 3 going great guns at the box office, trade circles are buzzing with excitement. In fact, trade predictions claim that the business of the film will see further growth as the days progress.
Top 5 Actors with Most 100 Crore Club Movies
Salman Khan – 17
Akshay Kumar – 16
Ajay Devgn – 13
Shah Rukh Khan – 9
Ranveer Singh - 7